LI TNY Market Manager

Classification Title: Association Temp Professional

Job Title: LI TNY Market Manager

Location:LI Welcome Center/ LI Taste NY Store, Exit 52, Long Island Expressway, Dix Hills, NY.

Benefits: After 3 months, Dental after 6 months

Number of Positions: One

Major Duties of Position:

This position will provide program coordination to a specific grant program, the LI TNY Marketplace. The LI TNY Market Manager will act as manager of the LI Taste NY Marketplace, highlighting local NY farm products, and assisting in the research, evaluating and documentation of agricultural marketing and agri-tourism strategies. He or she will be responsible for the day-to-day planning, coordination, management and/or supervision of the LI Taste NY Marketplace, and for assessing local system needs, trends, marketing, product sourcing, financial management, record keeping and program supervision.

This position is a temporary position for 6months to one year.

Required Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree or Associates Degree and two years of transferrable program/functional experience relevant to the role of the position.
  • Ability to meet travel requirements associated with this position.
  • Ability to work flexible hours which may include evenings and/or weekends, as appropriate.
  • Ability to meet acceptable background check standards
  • Ability to lift 20-50 lbs


  • Knowledge of the organization, operation, philosophy, and objectives of Cooperative Extension and its programs at County, State and Federal levels.
  • Experience marketing local agricultural products and/or retail food sales as well as the promotion of agri-tourism.
  • Familiarity with electronic technology (e.g. video, audio, computers, etc.).
  • Proficiency with programs such as Microsoft Office (especially Excel), Quick Books and Internet-based communications.
  • Radio, television, telecommunications and other media skills including social media.
  • At least one year experience in retail management.

Submit cover letter and complete application to or mail to 5 Old Jericho Tpke, Jericho, NY 11753 Attn: Dionne Marshak. 

Click on the link for application

Last updated August 7, 2017